PSNI report ‘unexpected’ Irish Passport panic

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Police in Newtownabbey have reported an “unexpected” outcome of the EU Referendum.

A post on PSNI Newtownabbey Facebook page says: “Absolute scenes down here in Newtownabbey as hordes of punters descend upon the enquiry office to have their Irish Passport forms signed.

“One consequence of the ‪#‎EURef‬ that I wasn’t expecting.”

The post adds: “On another note, B Section LPT are on duty this morning and will be out and about in your community. Please stop and have a chat if you see us. We are interested to hear what local concerns local resident have.

‪#‎DidntSeeThatOneComing‬

‪#‎Doh‬

#EURef

‪#‎PSNI‬”